VFS-UK Chapter Awards 2023

Each year, the Vertical Flight Society-UK Chapter presents annual Chapter Awards to celebrate the UK rotorcraft community’s past, present, and future.

We are honoured to present the Chapter Awards 2023 for the following individuals:

Dmitrij Usov (University of Manchester),

Richard E Brown (Sophrodyne Aerospace),

Bryan Finlay (Dstl), and Jeremy Graham (Leonardo Helicopters).

Join us in celebrating their extraordinary achievements at the award ceremony during our Annual Chapter Event at the Royal Airforce Club in London, on 23 Feb 2024. !

VFS UK Chapter Awards 2023 Announced!

The VFS UK Chapter would like to congratulate the following individuals for their 2023 awards:

Mariya Tarabanovsk of Flight Crowd, for her David Gibbings Award for Early Career Achievement

Nick Bojdo of Manchester University, for his award for Extraordinary Work in Vertical Flight

Malcolm Foster of GKN Aerospace, for his President’s Award for Lifetime Achievement.

The awards are to be presented to their recipients during the VFS UK annual meeting on February 16th.

Participation to the event is free and all members should try to attend. Please reserve your place on Eventbrite using the following link:

VFS-UK Annual Event Tickets, Thu 16 Feb 2023 at 10:00 | Eventbrite